Growing Food, Growing Community


Gaining Ground, a nonprofit organic farm in Concord, Massachusetts, grows vegetables and fruit with the help of several thousand community volunteers and donates all of this fresh food to area meal programs and food pantries.

Click here to watch a short video that provides an overview of Gaining Ground.


In response to the COVID-19 virus, we are exercising precaution and modifying our usual practices to limit risk. Click here for further details.


Read for Seeds to fight hunger! Join our virtual farm team by reading and collecting pledges for all the pages you read. The money you raise helps us buy seeds to grow vegetables that we donate to food pantries and meal programs, feeding families in need of healthy food. Watch our video and find more details here.


Curious about how we now farm to grow twice as much food for hunger relief? Farm Manager Doug Wolcik tells the story of Gaining Ground and its transition to no-till farming on this highly respected podcast, No-Till Growers.


Interested in learning more about our 25 year history? Simply send us an email if you would like to purchase a copy of our book, Gaining Ground—The Story of a Community Growing Food and Giving It All Away.